In cooperation with Verbum Domini the Bible Lands Museum Jerusalem presents a new special exhibition displaying some of the most important biblical texts from the Dead Seas Scrolls and the Septuagint, to the earliest Gospels and letters of the Apostle Paul.
August 2013 - February 2014
Exquisite illuminated manuscripts, rare fragments from the Cairo Geniza and original pages from the Gutenberg Bible – the first Bible ever printed will also be on display for the first time in Israel.
Formerly seen at the Vatican, don't miss the premier showing at the Bible Lands Museum Jerusalem from August 2013 to February 2014.
Reserve your group now at: email@example.com,
Tel: +972-2-561-1066, www.blmj.org
• Open 7 days a week!
Sun, Mon, Tue, Thurs 09:30-17:30
Fri, Sat 10:00-14:00
Due to the popularity of this exhibition, additional hours will be added, please contact us for details and to coordinate in advance.
• Fully accessible for the disabled
• Languages: Guided tours are available in multiple languages including English, Spanish, French, Portuguese, German, Dutch, Russian, Hebrew, Arabic and more.
• Free Parking (joint parking lot with the Israel Museum)
Auditorium, Meeting Galleries, Marquee and biblical Garden for private receptions and dinners, Catering service, Cafeteria, Museum Shop
The Bible Lands Museum Jerusalem is the only museum in the world dedicated to the history of the Ancient Near East from a biblical perspective. The permanent exhibition displays an extraordinary collection of ancient art and archaeology tracing the roots of monotheism from the dawn of civilization to early Christianity.
Museum founder, Dr. Elie Borowski, (1913-2003) devoted over five decades to assembling a priceless collection of artifacts which provide the core exhibition of the Museum. His dream was to create a universal institution where people of all faiths would come to learn about biblical history.
The BLMJ opened in May 1992 and has since earned international acclaim as a universal center for cultural and educational programming. It leads innovative educational programs for students, presents weekly lectures, and offers a variety of courses for adults. The Museum is a vibrant cultural institution offering creative programs for families and a rich array of activities throughout the year.
For further information:
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Museum Row, 25 Avraham Granot St. Jerusalem www.blmj.org